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RessourcentypKonferenzen, Tagungen, Kolloquien
TitelFifth International and Interdisciplinary Alexander von Humboldt Conference, 2009: Travels Between Europe and the Americas
BeschreibungFifth International and Interdisciplinary Alexander von Humboldt Conference, 2009:

Travels Between Europe and the Americas
at Freie Universität Berlin, Germany,
July 27–31, 2009


Scholars from many disciplines, professors and graduate students interested in travels between Europe and the Americas will convene in Berlin and discuss their research.


Online Registration via: http://www.geisteswissenschaften.fu-berlin.de/we03/veranstaltungen/humboldtconference/index.html

The complete conference program can be downloaded here as a pdf: http://www.geisteswissenschaften.fu-berlin.de/we03/media/pdf/program_conference.pdf


Topics

* Section A: Alexander von Humboldt
* Section B: Travels between Europe and Latin America (15th through 21st centuries)
* Section C: Travels between Europe and North America (15th through 21st centuries)
* Section D: Travel and Science: Measuring, Collecting, Imagining the World
* Section E: Travel Cultures, Practices and Economies: Discoveries, Expeditions, Tourism
* Section F: Traveling, Gender, Sexuality
* Section G: Traveling in Dictatorships: Colonialism, Caudillismo, Fascism, Communism
* Section H: Emigration and Exile
* Section I: Contemporary Travel Narratives
* Section J: Narrating Voyages: the Scholar-Traveler
* Section K: Theories of Mobility and Travel Literature
* Section L: Humboldt-Forum


Papers

* The coordinating committee has selected 300 papers to be presented at the conference.
* 30 minutes are reserved for each paper: 20 minutes for the presentation and 10 minutes for discussion.


Additional Program

* In special sessions, writers will read from their work.
* An historic movie will be presented by its director.
* Cultural activities will be offered.
* The conference dinner will be hosted in the Greenhouse of Berlin’s Botanical Garden.
* The conference will end with an optional trip to Weimar.
* Papers will be considered for publication.


Languages

* Papers will be presented in English, German and Spanish.
* Participants who wish to speak in German or Spanish will provide English versions of their papers to be projected onto screens during their talk.


Contacts

* Dr. Lilianet Brintrup: lib1@humboldt.edu
* Prof. Dr. Oliver Lubrich: lubrich@zedat.fu-berlin.de



Conference Venue

Freie Universität Berlin
»Rost- and Silberlaube«
Habelschwerdter Allee 45
14195 Berlin, Germany


Opening
Monday, July 27, 2 p.m. (Registration), 4 p.m. (Opening Ceremony)

Henry Ford Bau
Garystraße 35
14195 Berlin


Organisers
Freie Universität Berlin
Peter Szondi Department of Comparative Literature
Habelschwerdter Allee 45
14195 Berlin, Germany
www.fu-berlin.de

Humboldt State University
Department of World Languages and Cultures
Arcata, California 95521, USA
www.humboldt.edu

Quelle der BeschreibungInformation des Anbieters
Internetadressehttp://www.geisteswissenschaften.fu-berlin.de/we03/veranstaltungen/hum...
Verknüpfte Ressourcehttp://h-net.msu.edu/cgi-bin/logbrowse.pl?trx=vx&list=H-Germanistik&mo...
VeranstaltungsortBerlin
Beginn27.07.2009
Ende31.07.2009
PersonName: Oliver Lubrich [Prof. Dr.] 
Funktion: Kontakt 
E-Mail: lubrich@zedat.fu-berlin.de 
KontaktdatenName/Institution: Freie Universität Berlin, Peter Szondi Department of Comparative Literature 
Strasse/Postfach: Habelschwerdter Allee 45 
Postleitzahl: 14195  
Stadt: Berlin 
LandDeutschland
BenutzerführungEnglisch
SchlüsselbegriffeLiteratur 1770 - 1830; Literatur- u. Kulturgeschichte
Klassifikation13.00.00 Goethezeit > 13.14.00 Zu einzelnen Autoren
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